Southern Dutchess NAACP Black History Month Exhibit

Saturday, February 8 through Sunday, March 1, 2020
1:00pm - 3:30pm

Howland Public Library
313 Main Street, Beacon

Opening Reception

In celebration of Black History Month, the Southern Dutchess NAACP is exhibiting historical memorabilia in the library’s Community Room during the month of February. Organized by Barbara McCaskill, local resident and NAACP member, the display features historical items from the personal collections of NAACP members including original art, prints, photographs, political posters and historical ephemera. The Beacon Historical Society is also contributing information to the exhibit about some of the historical figures featured in the exhibit and their connection to Beacon, NY. Please join us Saturday in the Community Room. A reception with light refreshments will be held on February 8th, from 1-3:30pm.The exhibit will be on view through March 1st.